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Tuscany Etruscan Land: Etruscan Passion

A three-day itinerary between the Valdichiana Aretina and the Maremma on the traces of the Etruscans


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Price
425
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Where

Cortona, Cortona, AR, Italia
When
From 17 February 2020 to 31 December 2020
Contacts
Booking info
Organisation's website, by phone
Prices include
  • 2 nights in half board hotel (one night in Chianciano Terme and one night in Pitigliano;
  • Guided tour of Sovana, Sorano and Pitigliano.
Supplemental charges
  • Tourist Tax, to be paid at the moment of Check-Out;
  • Transfer service, available on request;
Plan

DAY 1

  • Arrival in Cortona, one of the twelve city of ancient Etruria, and visit of the Museum of the Etruscan Academy of Cortona, which hosts some of the most important masterpieces of the Etruscan civilization;
  • We reach Chiusi, one of the most ancient Etruscan cities, home of the Etruscan King Porsenna.
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant.
  • After lunch we venture among the tunnels of the Underground City to discover the biggest Etruscan epigraphic heritage in Italy, between carved urns and engraved tomb tiles.
    We can't miss a visit to the National Etruscan Museum of Chiusi, where precious canopies, statues, buccheri, which have become a symbol of the Etruscan people, are kept.
  • Dinner at the hotel and overnight in Chianciano Terme.

DAY 2

  • Breakfast, check out and departure to the land of tuffs.
  • We reach Sorano and among paths immersed in the vegetation we visit the Etruscan Necropolis of Sovana with its extraordinary cave funeral architecture.
  • Free lunch.
  • The tour continues with a guided tour of 3 of the most beautiful villages in the Tuscan Maremma: Sorano, Sovana and Pitigliano.
  • Dinner at the hotel and overnight in Pitigliano.

DAY 3

  • Breakfast, check out and departure to Roselle.
  • We visit the archaeological site of the ancient Etruscan city of Roselle. The excavations allow you to see large sections of the city wall, the remains of the Roman city and parts of a small amphitheater and the ancient spa.
  • We move to Vetulonia and have lunch in a restaurant.
  • After lunch, walk in the vast Necropolis of Vetulonia to admire the variety of tombs that make it a timeless place.
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Cancellation and no-show policies
Organization
Valdichiana Living
P.IVA: 00995040524
Piazza Grande, 7
Montepulciano
0578717484